Medicine Overview of Divalin Tablet
Side effects of Divalin Tablet
Loss of appetite, Nausea, Vomiting, Sleepiness, Hair loss, Weight gain, Liver function abnormal, Tremor.
How to use Divalin Tablet
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet with food.
How Divalin Tablet works
Divalin od 1000mg tablet is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
In Depth Information on Divalin Tablet
Expert advice for Divalin Tablet
- Divalin should be taken at the same time every day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
- Do not stop using Divalin without talking to your doctor, even if you feel better.
- Can cause upset stomach, hair loss, weight gain, sleepiness, and tremor.
- It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Divalin, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
Special precautions for Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet
Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor....
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation.+more
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby....
Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy,+more
tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patien+more
ts with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet should be used with caution in pa+more
tients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Divalin OD 1000mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Frisium 5mg Tablet, Zee 2mg Tablet, Zep 10mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Divalproex, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Divalin 1000mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Divalproex
Divalin is an anticonvulsant drug and not antipsychotic
Yes, Depakote is a trade name of product containing the drug Divalin sodium
Divalin is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by doctor
No, it is not a controlled substance
No, it is not a narcotic
Q. Is divalproex the same as valproic acid?
No, divalproex contains a compound of sodium valproate and valproic acid
No, it is not a benzodiazepine
No, it is not addictive if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with divalproex?
Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of divalproex. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
No, it does not contain MAOI
Divalin may cause these side effects. However, always consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects.
Substitutes for Divalin Tablet
Diresta OD 1000mg Tablet
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Depakote 1000mg Tablet
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